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Trail Days 2024 Hiker’s Stories – “Bad Idea” and Willow

Trail Days 2024 Hiker’s Stories – “Bad Idea” and Willow

This is the second installment of my Trail Days 2024 Hiker's Stories.  Here is a link to the first installment. It seemed like Tent City in the south end of...

May 27, 2024 : John Edward Harris
Before The Hike- The “Happy Trails” Farewell Dinner

Before The Hike- The “Happy Trails” Farewell Dinner

Captain Eddie: AT Challenge 2024 (NOBO-Katahdin)         I felt it appropriate that I begin my blog highlighting my journey on the AT by saying THANK YOU to my

May 14, 2024 : Eddie Davis
Guess I’m Going Sobo

Guess I’m Going Sobo

Hey, what's up y'all? I'm Kevin and I'll be checking in as I attempt my first thru-hike. I was originally planning on a traditional northbound hike, but had some family...

May 14, 2024 : Kevin
From School to the Appalachian Trail

From School to the Appalachian Trail

Hi! My name is Eric, but out on the trail, I'm known as "Faith". As I sit here, just hours away from boarding my flight to Atlanta to kick off...

May 7, 2024 : Eric Lo
Starting off behind the 8 ball

Starting off behind the 8 ball

Hi sweet friends! Usually people start with an introduction and their “why”, but today I’d mostly like to talk about why I am completely unprepared to do the PCT or...

Apr 22, 2024 : Natasha Gravel
Hey Stranger!|A Short Intro to CDT Hiker, Mouse

Hey Stranger!|A Short Intro to CDT Hiker, Mouse

Mouse in Oregon on the PCT circa 2018 Hello Stranger! My name is Mouse and I’m attempting to thru hike the Continental Divide Trail this year. I’d love for you...

Apr 13, 2024 : Mouse
3 1/2 Weeks to go!

3 1/2 Weeks to go!

I’m just comfortable like this! I am sitting here at an amazing resort in Turtle Bay, Hawaii thinking about my upcoming trek on the PCT in April. Where I’ll be...

Mar 22, 2024 : Joy Morrison
Now for something completely different!

Now for something completely different!

Camino Penguinos If you read my Bio, you know that I’ve been active in the outdoors since 1959, traveling the width of the US, with no interstates and no seatbelts....

Mar 9, 2024 : John Rutkowski III
Pre-AT – To Walk is Religion, To Breathe is Worship – Week Zero

Pre-AT – To Walk is Religion, To Breathe is Worship – Week Zero

  The gospel is this: not that a man died so you don't have to, but that God died and bore Hell so you can die every day without ever...

Mar 1, 2024 : George Smith
Swimming Uphill

Swimming Uphill

What's Next? When I bump into an old friend or acquaintance, I'm often asked what I'm swimming next. I've been swimming open water events for nearly 15 years, but between...

Feb 29, 2024 : Molly N